…will it be the best ever season by a Yankees starting pitcher, meaning a pitcher who qualified for league ERA title, in his last season? Well, here are the other such Yankees pitchers, in their last big league season:
Bottom line…there haven’t been many Yankees pitchers who have qualified for league ERA title in their last big league season. And, of the few, Mike Mussina in 2008 is the gold standard. Can Andy Pettitte, if this is his last year, top Moose ’08? Maybe…I wouldn’t bet against him.